If you're looking for a cheap flight from London to Alghero, there are both direct and indirect flights. Ryanair is the only company operating a direct service, taking 2 hours and 30 minutes to Alghero direct from London. A stopover flight is operated by Alitalia, with a transfer in Rome Fiumicino: depending on the flight option, travel time increases to 5-12 hours. In addition to this, Air France and KLM more offer indirect flights however they tend to be more infrequent. Ryanair departs from London Stansted, whereas Alitalia leaves from Heathrow. All flights land at Alghero-Fertilia Airport.Both Stansted and Heathrow are well-connected to the city centre, as you can easily get there by bus, rail and taxi. Heathrow also has various stops on the London Underground. Upon arrival, Alghero-Fertilia Airport is 20 minutes from the city centre by bus or taxi.
Cheap London - Alghero Flights
To travel between London and Alghero at a low cost, Easyvoyage provides two major pieces of information: the calendar and the price history for London - Alghero flights. These elements will allow you to analyse the cheapest London - Alghero flights by departure date.
Price history London - Alghero
The fares of cheap flights between London and Alghero are displayed in the price calendar. You will find, for each day, the price of plane tickets, one-way and returns, calculated according to two key factors: the best estimated price and the best price found by an internet-user between London and Alghero. Thus, leaving you with nothing to do but choose your cheap flight from London to Alghero.
Required travel documents for Italy
If you wish to travel to Italy from London, you should keep in mind information on time differences and ID travel requirements. Italy is an hour ahead of the UK. Furthermore, both countries are in the EU, so you don't need a tourist visa to travel between countries: a valid passport or an ID from a country within the EEA (European Economic Area) will be enough to pass border controls.Located on the northwest coast of the island of Sardinia, Alghero is a beautiful Italian city, with some of Europe's most impressive beaches only a drive away, and a Catalan/Spanish past. It also has wonderful landmarks, fine local cuisine and great day trip opportunities.
Some of Europe's, and arguably the world's, most beautiful beaches are easily accessible from the city centre. Beaches on Stintino, Lazzaretto and Porto Conte are just some of these natural, unspoiled shorelines. Try out scuba diving, climbing and snorkeling.
The narrow, cobbled streets are one of the most characteristic aspects of the city, and some of the city's landmarks are here: the 16th century Palazzo d'Albis, the Cathedral, the churches of St. Francis and St. Michael and Palazzo Carcassona.
Nuraghe di Palmavera
Around 100 Nuraghe complexes surround the city, with the most important one being the Nuraghe di Palmavera. Between 2000 and 3000 years old, this complex structure is truly impressive. Visit this site to know more about this mysterious and fascinating civilization.
Close to the city is Neptune's Grotto, a stalactite cave open to tourists and, interestingly, also to scuba divers. Other interesting day trips are a tour of Gallura (the surrounding region), La Maddalena and Caprera islands, Piscinas (resembling an African desert) and the city of Sassari is only around 30 km away.
Unlike Sardinian cuisine, which is mostly meat-based, Alghero has a longstanding seafood tradition. Local delicacies include Catalan lobster, ricci (sea urchins), lobster salad, and pasta with vegetables. Alghero also offers fine drinks, including wine, limoncello and mirto (a myrtle liqueur).
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